Infrastructure and Services

TechSmith Relay

What is TechSmith Relay?

Techsmith Relay can capture what's on your computer screen and camera to create captioned presentations. The video produced is HD, and you will be emailed a link to it when it's completed.

Getting an Account

Only faculty and staff can get a Techsmith account to upload presentations. To get an account, email us at Once your account is created, you can use your Net ID to log in to the Techsmith website at

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Installing Relay

1. Log into the TechSmith Relay website at with your NetID and password.

techsmith relay log in page

2. Go to "Download Recorders" near the top left and choose either the "Mac OS X" or "Windows" option. It does work with Windows 10, even though it is not listed in the menu.

download recorders menu

3. Open or Run the installation package when prompted

windows download prompt windowmac download prompt window

4. Once the installation is complete, you can open the recorder by clicking the red "R" icon

relay icon

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